Most people think that Korean movie fans only love the image of a handsome, masculine and strong male lead.

1. Go Ae Shin – Mr.Sunshine (Mr.Sunshine)

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The Korean film Mr.Sunshine is set in the early 1990s when political activists were fighting for Korean independence.

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2. Lee Ji An – My Mister

10 inspirational Korean movie female leads to help you be confident in yourself

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The film is about the journey to regain confidence in life of Lee Ji An (IU) – a girl who has to endure a lot of suffering, taking care of her sick grandmother alone, taking on many part-time jobs at the same time or not at all.

3. Kim Bok Joo – Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo (Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo)

10 inspirational Korean movie female leads to help you be confident in yourself

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This Korean film is inspired by the true story of Jang Mi Ran – a female weightlifter who won an Olympic gold medal.

4. Yoon Ji Woo – My Name

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My Name is a Korean film about Yoon Ji Woo (Han So Hee), a helpless girl who witnesses her father being murdered right before her eyes.

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5. Oh Mi Joo – Run to the Heart (Run On)

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The Korean movie Run to the Heart revolves around the story of Oh Mi Joo (Shin Se Kyung), a girl who inspires spirit despite all circumstances through her actions of never blaming her financial situation.

6. Hong Cha Yong – Vincenzo

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Vincenzo includes the story of the psychological transformation journey of female lawyer Hong Cha Yong (Jeon Yeo Bin) from a stubborn, stubborn person who loves money and fame to a person of integrity, integrity, and readiness.

7. Kim Myung Hee – Youth Of May (Youth Of May)

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The film tells the story of Kim Myung Hee (Go Min Si), a nurse who has only been in the profession for three years and is facing many difficulties in life.

8. Kang Mo Yeon – Descendants Of The Sun (Descendants Of The Sun)

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Kang Mo Yeon (Song Hye Kyo) is the type of assertive woman who refuses to bend to the hierarchy of the hospital where she works.

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9. Sung Deok Mi – Fangirl’s Secret (Her Private Life)

10 inspirational Korean movie female leads to help you be confident in yourself

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The film revolves around the character Sung Deok Mi (Park Min Young), a girl who works at an art museum and is also a devoted fangirl who secretly runs a fansite for idol artist Si An (Jung Jae Won).

10. Kang Sae Byeok – Squid Game

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To end this list, we cannot help but mention a female character with a cold, thorny, careless appearance and a faint `dangerous` smell – Kang Sae Byeok (Jung Ho Yeon) in Squid Game.